Cornerstones highlights thought-provoking quotes from notable folks.
A flower blossoms for its own joy.
Flowers don't worry about how they're going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful.
The beautiful spring came, and when nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.
Harriet Ann Jacobs
If people did not love one another, I really don't see what use there would be in having any spring.
But he that received seed into the good ground is he that heareth the word, and understandeth it; which also beareth fruit, and bringeth forth, some an hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.
Matthew 13:23 (KJV)
Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!"
I suppose the best kind of spring morning is the best weather God has to offer.
Always it's spring and everyone's in love and flowers pick themselves.
In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.
It's a spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you've got it, you want to -- oh, you don't quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!
No matter how chaotic it is, wildflowers will still spring up in the middle of nowhere.
If winter comes, can spring be far behind?
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Despite the forecast, live like it's spring.
Spring is the time of plans and projects.
Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.
Virgil A. Kraft
Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.
For as the earth bringeth forth her bud, and as the garden causeth the things that are sown in it to spring forth; so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations.
Isaiah 61:11 (KJV)
If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own.
Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring? Continue to allow humor to lighten the burden of your tender heart.
Don't wait for someone to bring you flowers. Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul.
Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.
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